Jim Rogers grew up in Demopolis, Alabama, and got started in business at the age of five, selling peanuts.
He graduated from Yale University and has a degree in philosophy, politics and economics from Oxford University. Jim became a Wall street legend when he and George Soros founded the Quantum Fund.
After his career as a hedge fund manager and investor, he now periodically teaches finance at Columbia University, and appears regularely on the CNBC Cable Network.
Jim Rogers (DOB 19/10/42)
New York, NY